- Our list of the best things to do in Torrington, Connecticut, features the top 297 nearby activities — including 109 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Torrington, CT has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, and Sights & Landmarks.
- The results below include the top 11 things to do within the city of Torrington, CT , followed by 286 popular activities in nearby cities, including Hartford, West Hartford, Simsbury, Bristol, Waterbury, Newington, Wethersfield, Bloomfield, Kent, New Britain, Farmington, New Milford, Southington, Windsor, Woodbury, Litchfield, Cheshire, Avon, Goshen, New Hartford, Southbury, Meriden, Sharon, East Hartford, Naugatuck, Norfolk, Washington Depot, Mashantucket, Winsted, Danbury, Washington and Plantsville
The Gengras Planetarium has been situated in the local community for over 40 years and serves as the largest digital planetarium in the state. The site is an immersive full dome planetarium that provides CGI shows about space.
With state of the art equipment, Digiplex Destinations features the most up-to-date films along with special showings including independent films. The theater is further equipped with eight screens, digital projection and concessions.
86% 36 votes
Ella Grasso Blvd., Newington, CT 6111 MoreLess Info
Newington, Connecticut is home to the Iwo Jima Survivors Memorial Park, dedicated to American service personnel who fought and died while capturing the island during World War Two. It features a replica of the iconic flag-raising statue.
The Repertory Theatre is home to the Connecticut Theatre Company, a professional theater group who performs a seasonally-changing variety of shows. The theater hosts a variety of special events and concerts, as well.
100% 1 votes
Connecticut Children's Museum, 950 Trout Brook Drive, West Hartford, CT 6119 MoreLess Info
The Conny the Whale Statue is a life sized statue in the likeness of a sperm whale that was built in 1976. The hollow whale can be walked through and water sprays from the blowhole every hour.
Penwood State Park offers cross-country skiing and hiking opportunities along its various trails, including a nature trail that was created by the Youth Conservation Corps. The site's facilities include bathrooms, picnic shelters, and picnic tables.
100% 3 votes
1678 Asylum Avenue, West Hartford, CT MoreLess Info
Home to collections ranging from the 15th century today is the Saint Joseph College Art Museum. The museum features an array of paintings, sculptures and artifacts that educate on the culture and history of art throughout time.
100% 2 votes
335 Bloomfield Avenue, West Hartford, CT 06117 MoreLess Info
The Mandell JCC of Greater Hartford is a facility that features a fitness center, recreational facilities, and educational classes. The facility also has an art gallery, a community room, a theater, and an aquatics center.